It’s time for The Great Outdoors with Charlie Potter! Join Charlie this week as he takes a look at why the decision to not list sage grouse as an endangered species will actually benefit different types of wildlife across the nation. 47 more words
CHICAGO (CBS) — The Cook County Forest Preserve District starts an eight-day celebration of its 100th birthday this Sunday.
There will be 100 events at locations across the system, through next weekend. 247 more words
Following is a letter I sent to each member of the Lake County Forest Preserve District (LCFPD) Planning and Restoration Committee. I strongly encourage you to express your concerns as well. 439 more words
On Monday, August 31 the Lake County Forest Board planning committee will be asked to approve a Revised Concept Plan for Fort Sheridan Forest Preserve. The agenda item reads: 293 more words
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Why did the State of Illinois establish a Forest Preserve District in northeastern Illinois, where forests made up a small fraction of the landscape? 1,599 more words